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2011 in blogging

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To kick off the new year, we’d like to share with you data on If I had a minute to spare...’s activity in 2011. You may start scrolling!

Crunchy numbers

The concert hall at the Sydney Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was viewed about 10,000 times in 2011. If it were a concert at Sydney Opera House, it would take about 4 sold-out performances for that many people to see it.

In 2011, there were 87 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 178 posts. There were 291 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 511 MB. That's about 6 pictures per week.

The busiest day of the year was November 14th with 278 views. The most popular post that day was Is Seoul a Good City for an Expat to Live?.

How did they find this blog?

Some visitors came searching, mostly for japan earthquake horse, korean valentines day, valentine's day in korea, and valentines day in korea.

Where did they come from?

Most visitors came from South Korea. The United States & Ireland were not far behind.

Who were they?

The most commented on post in 2011 was The People -v- The Black Guy on the Bus

These were the 5 most active commenters on this blog:

Attractions in 2011

These are the posts that got the most views on If I had a minute to spare... in 2011.

See you in 2012

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